Washington State Bill Proposes ‘Composting’ of Human Corpses

PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State University wants to start a pilot program to test methods of decomposing human bodies that could offer an alternative to burial or cremation.

Washington State is poised to become the first state in the Union to allow “human composting,” or the “accelerated conversion of human remains to soil.”

Senate Bill 5001, titled “Concerning human remains,” would allow for human composting, also known as “recomposition” in Washington, local KIRO-TV reported.

According to the bill, human remains “means the body of a deceased person, includes the body in any stage of decomposition, and includes postreduction human remains.”

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2 Responses to Washington State Bill Proposes ‘Composting’ of Human Corpses

  1. Pingback: Washington State Bill Proposes ‘Composting’ of Human Corpses | NCRenegade – The way I see things …

  2. Liberally Disgusted says:

    Everyone needs to read “Agenda 21” and watch “Soylent Green” -- this is straight from there.

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